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Robert Wood Johnson's Expansion Alters Traffic in New Brunswick

March 10, 2017

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — As workers expand the emergency room at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, some motorists will need to map out new routes.

A portion of Little Albany Street, the road that connects Easton Avenue and Somerset Street, is closed to regular traffic beginning this week. Through July 2018, only emergency vehicles may access the area between the emergency room entrance ...

Somerville Hospital Continues to Expand Patient Services One Year after Merger

SOMERVILLE, NJ - When Robert Wood Johnson Health System and Barnabas Health merged on March 31, 2016, the most comprehensive health system in New Jersey was created – RWJBarnabas Health.

With a reach of approximately 5 million people - more than half of the state’s population – the partnership has helped to advance the health of the region, especially in Somerset County ...

On Heroin and Homeless in New Brunswick

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — Chelline and Rick were robbed at knifepoint around 8:30 a.m. on a weekday morning.

The robbery occurred two weeks ago on Joyce Kilmer Avenue, near New Street. Chelline was punched three times, breaking her nose, before she ran to get help from officers in the nearby family courthouse. Rick, now with staples in his stomach, took a beating that landed him in the ...

Somerset: Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Host Annual "Matters of the Heart" event in Franklin Township

SOMERSET, NJ - Tracey Conway nearly died live on stage from cardiac arrest and she recounted her story at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital "Matters of the Heart" event on Tuesday night.

Conway gave her personal account on how she survived after collapsing on stage during a live show from sudden cardiac arrest in 1995. She was performing in a sketch ...

Robert Wood Johnson Named a Top Hospital for Kidney Transplants

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ — If you need a kidney transplant, you’re in the right city.

Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital’s kidney transplant program is among the 30 best kidney transplant centers in the country, according to the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients. The group also named the hospital one of 53 in the U.S. with the “best organ transplant ...

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Rutgers Biomedical Entrepreneurship Network to host inaugural healthcare innovation summit at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital

March 25, 2017

Featured speakers include prominent healthcare disruptors Dr. Vinod Mitta, VP of Clinical Operations at Oscar Health, and Ben Williams, CEO & Founder of Firecracker.

New Brunswick, NJ On April 1, 2017, the Biomedical Entrepreneurship Network at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School (BEN) will host its first healthcare innovation summit to engage all stakeholders in care delivery and ...